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Local News for Westport, Connecticut

11/17/2019

Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. – St. Luke Church (49 Turkey Hill Road North) – Annual Harvest Fair & Shabby Chic Boutique 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Museum for History & Culture – “Taking the Cure” & “Art of George Hand Wright” (last day) 3 p.m. – Staples Auditorium – Staples Players: “Mamma READ MORE.
Staples Boys Soccer Falls on Penalty Kicks11/16/2019

Staples Boys Soccer Falls on Penalty Kicks

Just 48 hours after stunning top-seeded, defending state champion Glastonbury, the Staples High School boys soccer team today played its next game in the state LL tournament. FCIAC champion and No. 8 seed Trumbull scored first, but the Wreckers battled back. They tied it 1-1 with just 5:58 remaining, on Evan Birns’ spectacular diving header. READ MORE.
11/16/2019

Pet of the Week: Yuki

Little Yuki is a 3-year-old Maltese looking for a home. He is a sweet, happy-go-lucky fellow who wiggles at people and likes to jump up in laps to lick faces. He’s just over 11 lbs. He’s looking for a home with older kids who can respect his tiny self. He will need regular grooming, walks READ MORE.
11/16/2019

Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Gilbertie’s (7 Sylvan Lane) – Westport Winter Farmers Market 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – St. Luke Church (49 Turkey Hill Road North) – Annual Harvest Fair & Shabby Chic Boutique 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Museum for History & Culture – “Taking the Cure” & “Art READ MORE.
11/15/2019

Recanvass reverses RTM election win

WESTPORT – Close races in several of the Representative Town Meeting districts and a final Board of Education seat have all finally been decided. The Registrar of Voters office on Friday again recanvassed votes for RTM District 3, where one vote had separated newcomer Ross Burkhardt from incumbent Arline Gertzoff, with 292 and 291 votes, READ MORE.
11/15/2019

Woog’s World: Didn’t vote? Then shut your mouth

Election Day was last week. Westporters celebrated by not voting. The weather was fine. Candidates for local boards – education, finance, planning and zoning, and RTM – had spent weeks campaigning, debating, and putting out (tons of) road signs. A vast majority of their friends and neighbors – men and women who have kids in READ MORE.
11/15/2019

Art Town: Twenty years of kids’ art on the wall

What is 6 feet tall, 44 feet long and created by 1,400 middle school students? It’s the Kids’ Wall at the Longshore pool – arguably the largest piece of public art in Fairfield County. Unveiled on May 28, 2000, it was conceived and produced by artists Katherine Ross and Miggs Burroughs. Artist and teacher Ross READ MORE.
11/15/2019

Unsung Hero #123

Congratulations to ecologist, conservationist, and Westport native Nell Newman, recently inducted into the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame! (h/t to Dan Woog) Women’s Hall of Fame inducts Westport native Read the article on facebook.com READ MORE.

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